There are many things to consider before getting a dental implant placed in your mouth. With over 25 years of experience, there is no one better to help you figure that out than Dr. Hoop of Total Dental Solutions for Adults. He will sometimes find that a Fort Myers bone graft is needed before placing your new tooth. This procedure will provide:
If you have been told that dental implants are not an option for you, call 239-360-5632 to get a second opinion from an expert like Dr. Hoop. There may be a way for you to achieve your smile goals by using a bone graft.
Oral surgery may seem intimidating, but at our office, we make the entire procedure incredibly comfortable by offering patient-friendly measures and sedation options. This will help you relax as Dr. Hoop and his team complete your bone graft.
The graft itself is a very routine procedure. We will expose your bone and pack new bone tissue around it. This will heal and grow together to create strong tissue. The grafting process is most often used to prepare your jawbone to hold a dental implant. We can complete that procedure once your graft has healed.
We will often see patients who have been told that dental implants are not an option for them because their bone is too thin. Before you give up hope, contact us to ask Dr. Hoop for a second opinion on bone grafts. Get information from an expert before making your final decision.